Since the launch of the Sunday Mail's Last Straw
campaign last month, companies and bodies such as ScotRail, the National Trust for Scotland and the Scotch Whisky Association have pledged to move away from plastic straws.
Flings at office parties, lack of sex, financial worries, and disappointing presents were among the issues deemed the last straw
, researchers found.
The Last Straw
opens in a university, where a reviled professor has been found with his throat slashed.
GREAT TRAIN ROBBER' Ronnie Biggs at the London launch of his Autobiography - Odd Man Out: The Last Straw
, in Shoreditch
At a meeting of 200 barristers held in Wigan today it was claimed the latest round was "the last straw
Levine's case was the last straw
for many federal watchdogs who have been frustrated and angry with the way the OSC now works under Bloch, the former deputy director and counsel to the Task Force for Faith-based and Community Initiatives at the U.
The last straw
was O'Neill's African trip with the singer Bono.
The last straw
comes when dad puts the children's beloved and healthy dog to sleep just to get him out of the way.
Saturday's 1-0 defeat to second-bottom Gillingham proved the last straw
for Hayward who had seen the club slip to 19th in the table.
For Raspberry, whose father is a homeless junkie and whose mother works hard to keep their apartment, this is the last straw
We are usually overworked, often frustrated and these little irritants may be the last straw
that pushes us over the edge.
For Argyll the last straw
came when his English allies refused to give military assistance in Ireland.
So imagine what would be the last straw
for you before knowing for certain that you have to lose weight and lose it for good.
Maybe the last straw
was the Ten Commandments--or rather, the 5,000-pound granite sculpture of them installed in the Alabama State Judicial Building by the state Supreme Court's Chief Justice, Roy Moore.
Apparently, the new 10% tax on imports was the last straw